Student Life and Services: Student Clubs & Organizations
All registered students are eligible for membership in the clubs and organizations of their choice. Students are encouraged to form additional clubs and organizations to meet special needs or interests. All new clubs and organizations are a part of the Inter-Club Council (ICC) after approval from the Board of Trustees. Having a minimum of 10 students, faculty advisor and completing the necessary paperwork is all that is needed to begin. The Student Life and Services Office assists all clubs in processing and paperwork in maintaining all the club's financial records and banking needs.
Advisor: Vejae Jennings, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Club Focus: To promote the enhancement of enrollment, success, empowerment, leadership, networking, professionalism, and graduation of individuals among Aftrican American Latino, and other male students.
Asian Culture Club
Advisor: Alberto Mendoza, email@example.com
Club Focus: To contribute to the education of students by providing opportunities to understand and appreciate Asian Culture.
Alpha Iota, Honors Society
Club Focus: A society to promote and recognizes high scholastic achievement while also serving the community.
American Native Yonutenen Association
Advisors: Jeffery Cooper, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To establish connections with tribal nations to offer volunteer services and to promote indigenous culture through workshops and events.
Advisors: Dr. Darcy Wiewall, email@example.com,
Club Focus: To gain further knowledge on the holistic perspective with a focus on the subfields: physical, cultural, archaeology, and linguistics.
ASL @ AVC - American Sign Language Club
Club Focus: To bridge the gap between the hearing students and the local Deaf community, to foster a positive understand and perspective of the Deaf community through the practice of Deaf cultural norms and through the use of American Sign Language.
AVC Digital Media
Advisor: Cynthia Kincaid, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To enhance and promote the skills and talent of digital media students via workshops, exhibits, and festivals on campus.
Club Focus: To bring French awareness to the campus and community.
AVC Percussion Association
Advisor: Gary Heaton - Smith, email@example.com
Club Focus: To give percussionist or those interested in becoming percussionists a place to meet, have fun, do percussion related activities.
Club Focus: To promote Trade, Health, Engineering, Communications, AJ, IT, and Science through teamwork and competition.
Advisor: Dr. Zia Nisani, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To increase the interest, education, networking, visibility and social support for STEM majors and to advocate for STEM programs.
AVC Yoga Club
Advisor: Rochelle Guardado, email@example.com
Club Focus: To enrich the Yoga Teacher Training Program and to make available yogic practices on campus.
Black Student Union
Advisor: Scott Lee, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To develop positive social outlets and instill pride and self-esteem. Open to anyone who wants to deepen their understanding of the African experience.
Child and Family Education
Advisor: Kim Barker, email@example.com
Club Focus: To provide learning opportunities to foster professional and personal growth.
Advisor: Alissa Welch, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To provide an outlet for those interested in directing, filmmaking techniques, producing, writing, acting, and editing.
Advisor: Mary Jacobs, mjacobs2avc.edu
Club Focus: To create an atmosphere of professional behavior and foster the transition from student to professional nursing through leadership, activism, and advocacy.
Club Focus: To educate our fellow students as the value of spiritual understanding and spiritual well being. Only when we understand ourselves both physically and spiritually can we truly make a positive impact on our community.
Advisor: Scott Covell, email@example.com
Club Focus: To read, write, and discuss various forms of literature and develop reading and writing skills.
Club Focus: To establish and environment whereby students, athletes, coaches, and faculty can meet to learn about student and discuss biblical principles, precepts, and applications for daily living.
Advisor: Ryan Rivas, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To promote awareness of E-sports and create a welcoming environment for casual, competitive gaming.
Advisor: Tanya McGinnis, email@example.com
Club focus: To expose the AVC community to the rich and diverse Hispanic culture. To promote intellectual discussion, tolerance of cultural backgrounds, and foster cultural insight.
Industrial Hemp Student Alliance
Advisor: Neal Weisenberger, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To educate the community at AVC in the environmental sustainability benefits from cultivating industrial hemp.
Advisors: Alberto Mendoza, email@example.com
Club Focus: To compete in competitions against other colleges as well as give members the opportunity to practice being a lawyer.
Club Focus: Raiser funds for the department and form a connection between local photographers.
Advisors: Alberto Mendoza, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To allow students with an interest in law to explore the world of law.
Advisor: Cole Mc Candless, email@example.com
Club Focus: To affirm all sexual and gender identities in our community here at AVC as well as our community within the Antelope Valley.
Psychology Student Organization
Advisor: Fredy Aviles, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: We, as students of Antelope Valley College, in order to support the academic pursuits of its member, facilitate psychology-related activities and promote learning of psychology.
Respiratory Care Spring 2020
Advisor: Wendy Stout, email@example.com
Club Focus: To support respiratory care classes for graduation and pinning ceremony.
Advisor: Rod Sproule, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To learn to build a demolition car and have fun while doing so.
Student Nurses Association (SNAC)
Club Focus: Work to obtain funds for the RN program through fundraising activities for pinning and graduation ceremony.
SNAC Fall 2019
Advisor: Susan Snyder, email@example.com
SNAC Spring 2020
Advisor: Debra Dickinson, firstname.lastname@example.org
SNAC Fall 2020
Advisor: Marya Latuno, email@example.com
SNAC Spring 2021
Advisor: Ron Chapman, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To promote an atmosphere of learning where students and faculty collaborate in a shared passion for sociology, its theories, methods, and unique approaches. We strive to foster a forum guided by intelligence and mutual respect for all who choose to contribute to our team. We strive to be open to all who desire to use their knowledge of social sciences for the benefit of society and who are dedicated to spreading an awareness of the field of sociology and the many benefits the science of human society holds all of us; both personally and collectively.
SWAN - Students With Ambition for Nursing
Advisor: Candace Martin, email@example.com
Club Focus: To help students who want to become nurses.
Theater Arts Club
Club Focus: To support theatrical practitioners, create student produced work, and explore the theatrical world.
Advisor: Marshion Nowden, firstname.lastname@example.org
Club Focus: To bring unity, monitoring and community among AVC students.
Club Focus: To provide social groups, help veterans adjust to and become successful in civilian and college life; to bridge the gap amongst veterans and students at AVC.